Archive for: May, 2018

Block Parties return to City Centre through summer

Block Parties return to City Centre through summer

Every Wednesday night in June and July, families are invited to the downtown area to enjoy live music. In the Fountain Plaza at Schiller & York, visitors will enjoy live music along with kid-friendly crafts and activities. There will even be doggie treats for four-legged friends. Music will be performed […]


School Board Capsules. Here’s what’s going on at District 205…

By Chris Fox For The Elmhurst Independent   The Elmhurst Community Unit School District 205 Board held a meeting on May 22 at the District 205 Center, 162 S. York St. Commissioner Shannon Ebner was absent from the meeting.   Churchville Coderz team recognized The board recognized the Churchville Middle […]


Kern Jr. second in the state in 800 for York boys track. Dukes’ 3,200 relay takes sixth

Kern Jr. second in the state in 800 for York boys track.   Dukes’ 3,200 relay takes sixth

By Mike Miazga Correspondent York senior Charlie Kern Jr. ended his high-school running career on a high note few get to experience. Kern Jr. finished second in the state in the 800 run at the recent Class 3A boys track and field state finals held at O’Brien Stadium on the […]


Community Calendar

Pick of the Week – The event NOT to be missed…   Friday, June 8 York Alumni presents theatre performance At 7:30 p.m. in the Baker Auditorium at York High School, York Drama to pre-sents “The 25th Annual Put-nam County Spelling Bee” as their 2018 Alumni Produc-tion. Tickets are $20 […]


Police Reports

The Elmhurst Police Department recently reported the following arrests and citations. Readers are reminded that an arrest does not constitute a conviction, and that subjects are considered innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law. Juveniles age 17-or-younger are not named. Criminal damage, criminal defacement, criminal trespass to property, […]


IC girls soccer team finishes in top 8

By Mike Miazga Correspondent The IC Catholic Prep girls soccer team lost 7-1 to Winnetka North Shore Country Day in the Class 1A Concordia University supersectional in River Forest. North Shore Country Day ended up finishing second in the state. IC Catholic Prep wound up as one of the top […]


Timothy Christian’s Ross third in state in 400

By Mike Miazga Correspondent Timothy Christian’s Xavier Ross finished third in the state in the 400 run at the recent Class 1A boys track and field state finals held at Eastern Illinois University. Ross finished third with a time of 49.41. He made the finals after winning the fourth preliminary […]


City announces summer schedule for Explore Elmhurst Trolley

Back for its fourth season, the Explore Elmhurst Express Trolley offers visitors and residents a free 30-minute ride around the City of Elmhurst. Making six stops across town, this fun and easy trip runs every Friday and Saturday, June 1 through September 15 from 12 noon to 12 midnight. The […]


Police investigate report of suspicious person near Churchville

On Wednesday, May 23, at approximately 3:36 p.m., the Elmhurst Police Department responded to Churchville Middle School, located at 155 Victory Parkway for a reported suspicious person. Upon the arrival of police, officers learned a 12-year-old female reported that while outside of the school shortly after dismissal, a male/Hispanic asked […]


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